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Titanic : On this Day... 15 August

Titanic events from today in history

The following 7 people were born

KEARL, Mr George Edward — 15th August 1886
PEDRINI, Sig. Alessandro — 15th August 1890
PEROTTI, Mr Alfonso — 15th August 1891
PROUDFOOT, Mr Richard Royston — 15th August 1890
HUMPHREYS, Mr Sidney — 15th August 1859
BEATTIE, Mr James Alexander — 15th August 1883
POTTER, Mrs Lily Alexenia — 15th August 1855

The following person died

SANDSTRÖM, Miss Marguerite Rut — 15th August 1963

The following 9 items were published

New York Times (1893) THE SAILORS WERE BEATEN — 15th August 1893
(1912) MADELEINE ASTOR AND HER BABY SON — 15th August 1912
New York Times (1912) SON FOR MRS. ASTOR; NAMED FOR FATHER — 15th August 1912
New York Times (1915) MRS. WIDENER NOT TO WED — 15th August 1915
New York Times (1933) JOHN JACOB ASTOR 3D, 21, COMES INFO VAST FORTUNE — 15th August 1933
(1955) CEMETERY RECEIPT — 15th August 1955
Titanica! (2003) WHAT DID THE SURVIVORS SEE OF THE BREAK-UP OF THE TITANIC? — 15th August 2003
(2011) THE TWO PENNIES : A TRUE STORY — 15th August 2011
Titanica! (2022) FASHION AT THE BOTTOM OF THE SEA — 15th August 2022